News & Perspective

Nov 18, 2015

Nov 18, 2015

Experts press for wider scope, evidence in drug resistance battle

A series in The Lancet explores how to preserve access, maintain drug effectiveness, and other issues.

Nov 18, 2015
Vials of blood

Studies show Ebola RNA stable in blood, promise for filovirus vaccine

One study found Ebola RNA more stable in blood than in urine, and an animal vaccine study showed promise.

Nov 18, 2015

News Scan for Nov 18, 2015

Chipotle E coli cases pared
US rise in STDs
Nov 18, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 18, 2015

Avian flu in Vietnam, Hong Kong
LAIV protection in kids

Nov 17, 2015

Nov 17, 2015
Ebola infant

Guinea begins countdown to end of Ebola transmission

Guinea's last patient is likely the outbreak's youngest survivor, born to a mother who died from her infection.

Nov 17, 2015
Fog and flood

WHO says health impacts of climate change overlooked

Earlier this week, a leading expert voiced similar concerns, noting that the WHO hadn't made its voice heard.

Nov 17, 2015

News Scan for Nov 17, 2015

Global health diplomacy
Dengue in Hawaii
Nov 17, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 17, 2015

Avian flu in Nigeria, South Korea
Global flu at low levels

Nov 16, 2015

Nov 16, 2015
Pharmacist with customer

WHO survey shows antibiotic resistance myths common

Three-quarters wrongly think antibiotic resistance refers to patients, not drugs.

Nov 16, 2015

News Scan for Nov 16, 2015

More chikungunya
Dengue cases in Hawaii
Zika in Suriname, Indonesia
Avian flu in Cambodia, Vietnam


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